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Windows 7: Every time my windows 7 comes up, Windows Firewall is turned off

09 Oct 2011   #1
Malakeh

32 bit-ultimate windows7
 
 
Every time my windows 7 comes up, Windows Firewall is turned off

hi
i dont know what have i done
but every time my windows7 comes up
the firewall is off and i should turn it on manually
how can i make it to be turned on by its self?
thanks


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09 Oct 2011   #2
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

What Anti-virus program are you running?
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20 Nov 2011   #3
Malakeh

32 bit-ultimate windows7
 
 

i'm using avg.
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20 Nov 2011   #4
koolkat77

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10 Home 64Bit
 
 

windows is recognizing a software that can act as a firewall but not enabled
check your AVG firewall settings

go through this
Security warning: the Windows Firewall is turned off
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20 Nov 2011   #5
Wareus

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Run services.msc and check if your Windows firewall service is started and set to automatic.
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20 Nov 2011   #6
Corrine

Windows 7 & Windows Vista Ultimate
 
 

If the above doesn't work, try this Microsoft Fix it: Diagnose and fix Windows Firewall service problems automatically

Quote:
Automatically repair Windows Firewall problems, such as Windows fails to start Windows Firewall service (0x5) or Windows remote assistance is not working.

What it fixes...
  • Windows Firewall is not the default firewall
  • Windows Firewall does not start
  • Windows Vista could not start Windows Firewall. Service-specific error 5 (0x5)
  • Remote Assistance does not work
  • You cannot access shared files and printers
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01 Jan 2012   #7
Malakeh

32 bit-ultimate windows7
 
 

thanks
it was manual.
my problem has been solved.
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